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Last updated - 15 Oct 2021, 15.31

19 Oct 2021, 15.30

The Joint Committee on Agriculture, Food and the Marine will meet in private session.

The Committee shadows the work of the Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine.

The Committee was renamed during the Dáil term (24 May 2021) and was previously the Committee on Agriculture and the Marine.

Date established: 24 May 2021

House: 33rd Dáil, 26th Seanad

Press releases

13 Oct 2021, 13.45

Agriculture Committee resumes Nitrates Directive and Action Programme debate

5 Oct 2021, 16.06

Agriculture Committee resumes EU Regulation on Veterinary Medicinal Products debate

27 Sep 2021, 18.58

Agriculture Committee debates the Veterinary Practice (Amendment) Bill 2021

Recent videos

Wed, 13 Oct 2021

Committee on Agriculture, Food and the Marine

Topics: (17.30) Nitrates Directive and water quality monitoring, (19.00) Nitrates Directive and Ireland's Action Programme

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Wed, 6 Oct 2021

Committee on Agriculture, Food and the Marine

Topic: Briefing by Department Officials on EU Regulation on Veterinary Medicinal Products EU 2019/6 (resumed)

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Tue, 28 Sep 2021

Committee on Agriculture, Food and the Marine

Topic: Detailed scrutiny of the Veterinary Practice (Amendment) Bill 2021

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Recent documents

Wed, 13 Oct

Opening statement, David Flynn, Principal Adviser, Water Division, Department of Housing, Local Government and Heritage (DHLGH)

Opening statement, David Flynn, Principal Adviser, Water Division, Department of Housing, Local Government and Heritage (DHLGH) ()

Wed, 13 Oct

Opening statement, Jack Nolan, Senior Inspector, Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine (DAFM)

Opening statement, Jack Nolan, Senior Inspector, Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine (DAFM) ()

Wed, 13 Oct

Opening statement, Dr Eimear Cotter, Director of the Office of Evidence and Assessment, Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)

Opening statement, Dr Eimear Cotter, Director of the Office of Evidence and Assessment, Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) ()

Recent reports

Mon, 28 Jun 2021

Report on Proposed Regulation of Veterinary Medicines in Ireland
Joint Committee on Agriculture, Food and the Marine report on Proposed Regulation of Veterinary Medicines in Ireland June 2021

Mon, 21 Jun 2021

Report on pre-legislative scrutiny of the Sea Fisheries (Amendment) Bill 2021
Joint Committee on Agriculture, Food and the Marine report on pre-legislative scrutiny of the Sea Fisheries (Amendment) Bill 2021

Select committee

The select committee comprises only Dáil Members. It meets to consider legislation and Estimates relating to the Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine.

EU scrutiny

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EU scrutiny

All proposed EU legislation in the areas of agriculture, food and the marine is scrutinized by the committee and decisions are made regarding such proposals.

Committee contact details

Committee on Agriculture and the Marine

Leinster House

Kildare Street

Dublin 2

D02 XR20

Clerk to the Committee

Sarah O’Farrell

(01) 618 3717

jcam@oireachtas.ie

Press officer

Jason Kiernan

(01) 618 4486

(086) 701 5235

jason.kiernan@oireachtas.ie